Judy Rusk

BeautyJudy is the intersection of career, motherhood and makeup addiction. Find beauty reviews, features, career-focused content and tales from motherhood. Let us know what you want to see! beautyjudyblog@gmail.com

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Reminder: Be a Follower Freebie giveaway!

This is a reminder – you have until Sunday Noon EST to enter! PLEASE GO HERE FOR CONTEST RULES AND TO ENTER! As you know (especially if you’re here, reading it!) I recently took the plunge and made my blog my own – BeautyJudy.com! In celebration of doing this, I’m having a “Be a Follower …

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Essie Summer 2010 Collection

Ok, I’m a little late getting this up. Summer is half way over, and pickings in the store are probably thin! Everyone has moved onto fall collections! My apologies! “Essie Weingarten, in The World of Essie blog, said, “This collection is all about vivid, playful and upbeat color. I wanted to bring flirty and fun …

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Milani Nail Flash and Hot Metals

I stopped in CVS the other night to pick up my prescription for the shingles, and I took a cruise through the new displays. I found a great display of Milani’s, a collection called Nail Flash: I picked up three of the four colors in this collection – I believe the one I didn’t get …

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Compare and Save: Nubar Venetian Glass vs. Zoya Wicked

Hi all! Welcome to the first installment of “Compare and Save!” This is going to be a random, regular feature showcasing possible dupes! Instead of putting dupes in my review posts, I’ll create a Compare and Save post for it. Do you have a suggestion for Compare and Save? Email me! Today’s Comparators: Edyta and …

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Zoya Wicked Fall 2010

Yesterday I showed you the Zoya Wonderful Fall 2010 Collection – today I have for you the sparkly Wicked Collection! If Wonderful is fall in a box, then Wicked is like Friday nights out in fall! This metallic collection does not disappoint in bling payoff. Like I said yesterday, I usually gravitate towards the sparkly …

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Zoya Wonderful Fall 2010 is fall in a six-piece set

I always love Zoya’s two-set collections – last fall’s Truth or Dare…spring’s Flash and Sparkle…there’s something for the creme fanatic, and something for the splashy fanatic. Me? I typically gravitate towards the metallic and sparkly polishes, and I don’t own many Zoya cremes – I own a lot of shimmers, duos and sparkly polishes though. …

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MAC In the Groove: Mineralized Eye Shadow Trio

One of the items I picked up from the In The Groove collection is MAC Mineralized Eyeshadow trio in Soften the Mood: I liked the color combo, and it did not disappoint. It’s a very soft, neutral look. I used these brushes: A fluffy crease brush and on the right, MAC #219. I used 219 …

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Ramblings and NOTD: MAC Alice + Olivia Morning.After Nail Polish

Just a quickie post today! How is your weekend going, friends?! Mine is coming to too fast a close. I’m sharing today my NOTD yesterday. I had my cousin’s 3-year-old’s sons’ birthday party, and the theme was Mickey Mouse! I used ceramic 3D nail art that resembles Mickey heads. I purchased a wheel of these …

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Ulta Glam Goth Collection

The Ulta Glam Goth Collection is pure vampy goodness, with cremes, glitters and shimmers in your primary vampy colors – dark grey, purple, green and blue! Five mini bottles: I wasn’t sure if when they said “the colors are from left to right…” they meant looking at the front of the package, or the back. …

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Orly Plastix Collection Fall 2010

I have been wavering on the matte trend. Last night I realized why! Because matte was novel to me about a year ago. Now I want more of polish that can do tricks. Napoleon Perdis posted on Twitter about BYS in Australia making crackle polish…and then there were those L’Oreal Magnet polishes (that I did …

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